Here's a real-life story that just might have you believing in fairy tales — about a Chicago boy who was ditched by his so-called friends on prom night but walked away a winner.
Madison Witham, an Indiana high school sophomore, shared on Twitter that she broke up with her boyfriend after he reportedly texted her that her prom dress made her “look like a slut.”
She may be out of high school already, but Nikita Dragun still managed to re-create her prom night to match her new gender identity in a video that’s already drawing praise (not to mention over 500,000 views) from her fans.
Carter Brown, 19, died tragically weeks before the prom. His father made sure Carter's girlfriend had a memorable night.
Age truly is nothing but a number for 70-year-old Penny. The Texas grandmother recently had a Las Vegas wedding, and she wore her 20-year-old granddaughter’s prom dress for the occasion.
Alongside a few young men in black and grey suits, Donyell Meredith II was rocking a short-sleeved jacket and cropped pants, which have garnered a lot of attention on Twitter.
Female students at a Michigan high school say that a cover-up garment on prom night is shaming — and that they'd rather skip the event than wear it.
In the week since Keziah Ginger Daum posted photos of herself on Twitter wearing a traditional Chinese dress, her outfit has come to symbolize a debate over cultural appropriation.
A prom king at a South Carolina high school wears a dress to the event, and it's fine with the students but many parents get angry.
Some applauded the teens for praying, while others felt the post was discriminatory against nonreligious people, pointing out that you don't have to be religious to be a good, respectful person.
The prom dress has evolved over the years from prim floor-length dresses with high necklines to more risqué ensembles with revealing cutouts.
One Americus, Ga.-based teenager is drawing criticism for her unusual choice of prom transportation: a hearse and a casket. Alexandrea Clark posed for her prom photos wearing a black and gold dress with a full tulle skirt. If that wasn’t distinct enough to make a grand entrance at her school’s dance, she then proceeded to get into a casket to take her to the event.
Nassir Nbl's mom was already raising him when her own prom came around, so she decided to skip it to save money for a home.
After going viral with a Black Lives Matter gown in 2017, Terrence Torrence is now turning heads with another creation: a suit jacket featuring the face of Michelle Obama, designed for a Mississippi teen.
After the passing of her great-grandmother, 17-year-old Skyler Branch decided she wanted to somehow honor her relative, as well as others who have inspired her, with a special dress on the big night.
The 18-year-old has been banned from the prom because of his gun-related social media posts: "2nd amendment part 2. YeeYee," he tweeted.
Promgoers are learning how to live large on a budget thanks to blogger Amber Scholl's crafty dressmaking skills.